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Seasonal allergic rhinitis is the most common form today of Allergy, which affects almost one in ten people in the world.
Allergy is an altered state of immune response resulting from the reaction between a foreign protein (allergen) and native protein (antibody). The antibodies responsible for allergic reactions belong to the group of immunoglobulin E (IgE). Allergy manifests in the skin and external mucous membranes (eyes and nose) and mucous membranes of the respiratory tract.
Allergies – people with elevated levels of IgE antibodies. Prone to allergies increases due to Smoking, and the passion of the mother cigarettes during pregnancy directly affects the fetus. The incidence of allergies in the world is about 30%, of which approximately 25% are young people. An increased risk of developing allergic reactions available to children of parents with allergies: it is 40% if the Allergy is only one of the parents, and 60% if certain sensitive substances and the mother and father. Continue reading
In modern medicine there are many medications that can alleviate the condition if you are allergic during pregnancy.
Specialists at the time of the research it was established that in a woman’s body during pregnancy produces a certain hormone that lowers allergic reaction. Thus, for most women, the Allergy disappears.
But we should not rejoice prematurely, because the Allergy is not only not disappear, but to escalate. To determine the behavior of Allergy during pregnancy need to be screened at the allergist before pregnancy. The doctor will determine how affect the expectant mother’s allergens, will give advice on nutrition and prescribe treatment. Continue reading